Hello Patton Community,
I hope everyone is having a great weekend. Below you will find some information and updates for you to peruse as well as the Tweets of the Week, and District Flyers.
PATTON MAKE-A-WISH WALK-A-THON
The Walk-A-Thon is scheduled for May 20. T-shirt order forms have been sent home, but if you need an additional copy, it can be found here. All proceeds will be donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Students had an opportunity to see the Disney Movie, "Monkey Kingdom" for Earth Day. Check out the video below to see what some of their thoughts were about the movie.
THANK YOU PTA CULTURAL ARTS COMMITTEE
Thank you to the PTA Cultural Arts Committee for the wonderful presentation on "The Magic of Rhythm" this Friday. If you'd like to see a short clip, please click on the video below. Students learned about different types of instruments, different genres of music, and were even treated to a little magic show as well.
PARCC END OF YEAR (EOY) TESTING
The last round of PARCC testing is scheduled for the week of May 4. For more information about PARCC, you can go to: http://www.parcconline.org/for-parents where you can find frequently asked questions and additional information about the assessment.
NATIONAL POEM IN YOUR POCKET DAY
Do you have your poem ready? April 30 is National Poem in Your Pocket Day. We will be having some specials guests appearing for this fun event. If you missed the promo video last week, please check it out below! For more information, you can go to the LMC's website: http://pattonlmc.weebly.com/poem-in-my-pocket-day.html
TWEETS OF THE WEEK
Click on the flyer titles below for more on these events/oportunities:
Camp Invention Big Ideas; Summer, K-6
Arlington Heights Park District; Save the date, Summer Programs
Arlington Alligators Registration; Swim club ages 5 and up
Northlight Performing Arts Camp: Summer, Grades 2-9
Mt. Prospect Summer Day Camp